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School of Clinical Care Sciences

Current Projects:

  • Information Needs of Community Healthcare Workers Managing Co-Infected Tuberculosis and Diabetes Mellitus Patients at the Point of Care: A Pilot Study
    Researchers: Dr Williams, Prof Ricks, Prof Truter, Dr Steenkamp, Oxley, Dr Morton, Prof Stroud, Kramer, I.T. Department
  • Optimizing Prevention, Access and Treatment of Mental Illness among People Living in Poor Communities in South Africa: An Innovative Intervention Study
    Researchers: Prof Van Rooyen, Topper, Dr Ten Ham-Baloyi, Dr Morton (NMMU), Dr Andersson (Gothenburg), Dr Shaw, Dr Hastings (Albany, USA)
  • Status of Research-Related Activities of South Africa's University Nursing Schools
    Researchers: Prof Van Rooyen, Prof Ricks, Dr Morton, Prof Klopper (FUNDISA & NWU), Dr Coetzee (NWU)
     
  • Subjective Well-Being, Job Satisfaction and Workplace Social Capital among Professional Nurses
    Researchers: Dr Morton; Topper; Nyangeni; Bowers; Dr Venter (NMMU); Dr Andersson (Gotheburg); Prof Vincent (Rhodes)
  • Clinical practice guideline development and implementation to optimize care practices in high acuity care units.
    Researcher: Dr Portia Jordan 

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Completed Projects:

  • B2Care: Barriers to health care and the right to health for persons with mental illness in South Africa: How can access and the right to health be improved?
    Researcher: Prof Dalena van Rooyen 

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  • Mobile Health Information Systems (MHIS II) project in the Eastern Cape Province. Prof Researcher: Prof Esmeralda Ricks    

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  • Using mobile technology to access information at the point of care in clinical decision making. Researcher: Prof Esmeralda Ricks

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